JBEI and GLBRC work together to break down lignin and advance biofuels
JBEI and GLBRC are are finding ways to convert lignin from an undesirable byproduct into a starting material for advanced biofuels and other lucrative chemicals.
January 13, 2016
Great news on DCA and we don’t mean shorter lines at Reagan National, Biofuels Digest
Biofuels Digest covers JBEI's efforts to develop technology that enables the production of DCAs and DCAMMEs with a variety of chain lengths from renewable sources.
December 08, 2015
JBEI's Scown and Richardson honored by Berkeley Lab for their Exceptional Achievement
Corinne Scown, Director of Technoeconomic Analysis and Sarah Richardson, Post-Doctoral Researcher in Fuels Synthesis Division among the recipients of the Director’s Awards for Exceptional Achievement.
November 18, 2015
Women @ The Lab 2015: JBEI’s Sarah Richardson among honorees
"Women @ The Lab" showcases some of Berkeley Lab's talented and dedicated employees in STEM and Operations.
November 12, 2015
JBEI volunteers at Bay Area Science Festival’s Discovery Day
November 07, 2015
JBEI featured on Chemical & Engineering News
JBEI cover story on C&E News on its efforts to transform biomass into energy-rich fuel molecules and future plans for R&D of biobased chemicals.
October 26, 2015
Richardson Named 2015 L'Oréal USA For Women in Science Fellow
L'Oréal USA today announced that Sarah Richardson of the Joint BioEnergy Institute (JBEI) is one of the five recipients of the 2015 For Women in Science Fellowship.
October 13, 2015
Keasling Wins Israel’s Top Prize in Alternative Fuels
JBEI CEO Jay Keasling has been named by Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu as a winner of the Samson Family Prime Minister’s Prize for Innovation in Alternative Fuels for Transportation.
October 09, 2015
JBEI Joins Elite 100/500 Club
JBEI is now a member of the elite “100/500 Club,” having filed its 100th patent application and published its 500th scientific paper.
October 02, 2015
Ionic Liquids create more sustainable processes, Chemical Engineering
Chemical Engineering quoted Blake Simmons, JBEI's Chief Science and Technology Officer on JBEI's scale up of biomass pretreatment technologies with ABPDU.
October 01, 2015